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Detail

Area
Senegal
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
01/02/2014
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Production support
Description
Introduced the Program for the Relaunch and Acceleration of Senegalese Agriculture (PRACAS). The scheme's rice component is expected to support the country's goal of reaching self-sufficiency in rice 2017, by intensifying irrigated rice production in the Senegal River Valley and Anambé basin and rainfed production in the Casamance region.